How a fence made of beehives keeps crops safe from frisky elephants

December 8, 2015 by  
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Gardening in the western world involves taking measures against certain pests – such as rabbits, deer, or beetles – nibbling on crops. But we don’t have to worry about elephants merrily trampling our carefully-tended produce. But certain villages in Africa are faced with this dilemma every day. An environmentally friendly (and “elephant friendly”) solution has been to install beehive fences to deter the majestic beasts from wandering inside. It turns out the old stereotype of elephants being afraid of tiny creatures is true – and a profitable trick for farmers. Read the rest of How a fence made of beehives keeps crops safe from frisky elephants

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5 festive Christmas ornaments you can make from recycled paper

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After three long years the BMW i8 Spyder is finally about to become a reality

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It’s been three long years since BMW unveiled the i8 Spyder concept, which is essentially an open top version of the i8 plug-in hybrid sports car. Now BMW has announced the company is finally going to put the i8 Spyder into production. CEO Harald Krueger said it will arrive in the “near future.” Read the rest of After three long years the BMW i8 Spyder is finally about to become a reality

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